ELKRIDGE, Md., March 13, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- GP
Strategies Corporation (NYSE: GPX), a global performance
improvement solutions provider, announced today former
All-Pro NFL wide receiver Gene Washington will be the
keynote speaker at the 9th Annual EtaPRO and GPiLEARN
Users' Conference. The conference takes place at the
Tempe Mission Palms Hotel from April 30-May 3 in Phoenix,
"We are excited to have Gene kick off our conference.
His commitment to training and continuous improvement led
to high performance on the field and throughout his career.
These attributes align perfectly with our customers'
performance goals for their people, processes and
technologies. Adding Gene to the lineup will get the
conference off to a great start," said Joe Nasal,
Senior Vice President of Energy Services.
EtaPRO Users' Conferences are being co-located for
keynote addresses and professional networking events. The
format is arranged to cover relevant topics in the power
generation industry and for attendees to stay abreast of
the latest technology developments and provide input to GP
Strategies for future development activities.
Space is still available but filling up quickly.
Registration is currently offered through www.GPiLEARNWBT.com and
and early registration discounts end March 15, 2012.
About GP Strategies' Energy Services Group
GP Strategies' Energy Services Group provides
engineering services, products and training to the energy
market sector. Our EtaPRO Performance and Condition
Monitoring System and GPiLEARN Training Portal help
customers worldwide meet their goals for improving power
plant reliability, capacity and efficiency.
GP Strategies also provides the following global
performance improvement services: sales and technical
training, eLearning solutions, management consulting and
engineering services. Clients include Fortune 500
companies, manufacturing, process and energy industries,
and other commercial and government customers. GP
Strategies Corporation is the new name of General Physics
Corporation, which merged with its parent company (also
called GP Strategies) on December 31, 2011 and changed its
name. Additional information about GP Strategies
Corporation may be found at www.gpstrategies.com.
About Gene A. Washington
Gene A. Washington is a former All-Pro wide receiver and
former Director of Football Operations with the National
Football League. Washington played for both the San
Francisco 49ers and Detroit Lions before becoming Director
from 1994 until his retirement in 2009. Washington served
on numerous corporate and civic boards, and currently
serves as an Independent Director for several NYSE-listed
companies, including GP Strategies, dELiA*s, Goodrich
Petroleum Corporation, and the former New York Bancorp.
SOURCE GP Strategies Corporation
For further information: Tom Sass, Marketing Director, Energy
Services, +1-716-799-1065; Jamie Coffey, Director,